All posts by Mallory

I am a project manager for a TV network by day, and an aspiring home chef, novice arts ‘n crafter, and not-so-secret Star Wars fan by night. Thanks so much for stopping by and happy eating!

Ham & Cheese Pinwheels

Savory, light, and crispy ham and cheese pinwheels are a perfect appetizer or quick lunch idea!

Ham & Cheese Pinwheels

As I mentioned a few weeks back, I’m on a huge bring-my-lunch-to-work kick lately and I’m always looking for ideas on quick, portable meals that won’t break the bank or leave me longing for takeout.

While these ham and cheese pinwheels are perfect as appetizers, they actually make for the perfect lunch too! And they’re dead simple to make- god bless frozen puff pastry!
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Chocolate Raspberry Souffles For Two

Chocolate Raspberry Souffles

What’s up, folks? Can you believe it’s Valentine’s time already? I feel like we were¬†just ringing in the New Year, no? Wasn’t it Christmas like… yesterday? Anyone? Just me?

Well, anyways. It’s our first Valentine’s Day as a married couple, and I know I need to up the ante for dessert.

If you’re looking for a really special treat for you and your sweetie to enjoy together, I think I’ve got what you need. This is a recipe designed for two- perfectly portioned, perfectly sweet, and the perfect chocolate dessert to end a special romantic meal. Continue reading

Spicy Roasted Edamame


Spicy Roasted Edamame | Total Noms

If you’re looking for a solid desk-drawer snack staple, have I got a super simple recipe for y’all today.

I have been on a really big bring-food-from-home-to-work-as-opposed-to-take-out kick lately. Breakfast, lunch and snacks that I used to buy from around the office are now getting made at home and brought in- everything from coffee, to oatmeal, to fruit, and of course, lunch. But most importantly, I have really been trying to up my snack game- because I can’t keep feeding $1 bills into the vending machine at work. Yes, I love me some Pirate’s Booty. No, I don’t want a giant booty (and an empty wallet). Continue reading